Author: Guy Lawson
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0307716090
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Octopus is a real-life thriller that tells the inside story of an audacious hedge fund fraud and the wild search, by a colorful cast of rogues and schemers, for a “secret market” beneath the financial market we all know.


Author: Louise Spilsbury
Publisher: Raintree
ISBN: 1406218871
Size: 10.28 MB
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Offering fascinating insight into life beneath the waves, this book follows an octopus through its day as it sleeps, eats, and moves.


Author: Roland C. Anderson
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604695005
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In this beautifully photographed book, three leading marine biologists bring readers face to face with these amazingly complex animals that have fascinated scientists for decades.


Author: Katherine Harmon Courage
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698137671
Size: 75.19 MB
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Katherine Harmon Courage dives into the mystifying underwater world of the octopus and reports on her research around the world.

The Octopus

Author: Frank Norris
Publisher: Book Jungle
ISBN: 9781603035323
Size: 70.50 MB
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The Octopus: A Story of California is a novel written by author Frank Norris. The Octopus is about wheat growers who are in conflict with a railroad company during late 19th century California.

Also An Octopus

Author: Maggie Tokuda-Hall
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763691526
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It begins with an octopus who plays the ukulele. Since this is a story, the octopus has to want something—maybe to travel to faraway galaxies in a totally awesome purple spaceship.

Other Minds

Author: Peter Godfrey-Smith
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374712808
Size: 34.73 MB
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In Other Minds, Peter Godfrey-Smith, a distinguished philosopher of science and a skilled scuba diver, tells a bold new story of how subjective experience crept into being—how nature became aware of itself.

The Amazing Octopus

Author: Bobbie Kalman
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780778712992
Size: 53.20 MB
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These pages show just a few of the octopus species that make up the group
Octopoda. Scientists divide this group into two subgroups: cirrate octopuses and
incirrate octopuses. Members of each subgroup have similar bodies and live in
similar habitats. Sunlight does not reach into deep ocean waters. The
bioluminescent octopus has body parts that glow bright blue-green in deep, dark
waters. Finned and fuzzy Members of the cirrate subgroup have cirri, or hairlike
growths, on their ...

Aquarium Notes The Octopus Or The Devil Fish Of Fiction And Of Fact

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A long arm of the octopus is suspended at the entrance, and no sooner does the
lobster or cray-fish catch sight of the dreaded weapon covered with suckers, than
away he rushes in terror, and is soon caught by a noose of split bamboo firmly
fixed over his tail. In localities where the octopus abounds, the crustacea
probably learn to regard it as an enemy to be dreaded, but this is certainly not the
case with those which I have had opportunities of observing. The common shore
crabs on ...


Author: Steve Yockey
Publisher: Samuel French, Inc.
ISBN: 0573663785
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This universal love story rendered through a post-modern gay lens slips from domestic comedy into a darkly fantastic fable examining the role and depth of commitment in relationships and what it really means to say the words I love you.